New Orleans' first black mayor, Ernest "Dutch" Morial, is being reburied 25 years after his death.
The Morials have bought a new family tomb in St. Louis Cemetery Number 3.
It's about 2 miles from St. Louis Cemetery Number 1, where Morial was buried in 1989. That tomb, in the city's oldest cemetery, is inscribed with his slogan, "Keep the drive alive."
This morning’s ceremony will be ecumenical. A news release says it will include a blessing from Catholic Archbishop Gregory Aymond and prayers from a rabbi, a Muslim imam and a Baptist church's bishop emeritus.